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HISTORY OF PERSIA

Vonones II., i. 406

Vrana, River, in Attica, i. 204

Vultures, Stele of the, i. 69

Wakhan, ii. 306

Wakah (Oxus), River, i. 14

Wakusa, Battle of, ii. 29

Walaja, Arab victory at, i. 532

Walker, Gilbert, i. 8, ii footnote

Waring, E. S., ii. tf $ footnote

Wasit, ii. 63 ; captured by T^hir, 72 5 85

Wathik,  Caliph,   ii,  78 j   accession of,

80-81

Watson, R. G., ii, 395 footnote
Watwat ("The Swallow"), poet, ii. 124-

us

Way, A. S,, i. 218 footwte
Wazirabacl (Panjab), i. 294
Weil, Dr. Gustave, ii. i footnote
Welid  (son of  Abdul   Malik), ii,  52;

death of, 53 ; career of, 54.
Wclid II,, ii, 57
Welleslcy, Lord, ii. 395, 396
West, Sir R., i. 504
White Huns, vide Huns
"White Sheep" Dynasty,  ii. 220-121,

242
White Wall (fortress of  Memphis), i,

229, 249

Whiteway, R, S*, ii, 270 footnote
Wigram, E, T. A,, i. 448 footnote
Wigram, Dr. W, A., i. 398 footnote, 448

footnote, 465, 476,^ 528
Williams, General, i. 59
Willibaltl, St., pilgrimage to the Euat, ii.

113-114

Winckler, Professor, i. 79, 80, 84
Windmills, early use in Persia, i. xx-iz ;

ii*3i

Wollaston, Sir A., ii. 443 footnote
Wood, King, ii. 474
Woodroofe, Captain, ii. 366

Xenophon, i. 52,132 footnote, 185 footnote;
Cyrus the Younger, 235, 237 j 241, 277,
330 footnote

Xerxes, i. 192 ; Hall of, 193 5 accession
of, 208-209 j crushes rebellion in
Egypt, 209 ; revoli; of -Babylon, ibid*;
the great ejcpedlticVn >nWnst Hellas,
209 et seq. 5 retreat of, aia-axjj 220,
224, 225, 226 ; assassination of, 227 j
232, 277, 361 •.             ,

Xerxes IL, King, 1.^32 ,^

Yad Arabs tribe, i. 462
Yadgar Mirsta, son of Shah Rujth, ii, 219
Yahveh (tribal god of Israeli. n8
Yahya, Mirza, successor tv tlie Bab, ii.

Yahya, Prince of Daylarn, ii, 69
Yahya, son of Khalid, ii. 70

Yakan Mohamed Pasha, Turkish general,

"• 363

Yaksum (son of Abraha), ii. 8
Yakub, son of Uzuu Hasan, ii. 221
Yakub bin Lais, Safthr, ii. 84 j career of,

85-865 88, 131
Yakut (Persian geographer), i.  188 ;  iit

72 footnote, 167, 226-227
Yakut, Governor of Kara, ii. 93
Yama (<leity), vidt ttho Jumshid, i, 107
Yamut tribe, i. 2, 330
Yamuthal, district of, i. <>6
Yarkand, ii. 122, 149
Var Mohamed Khan, Vixicr of Horut, ii,

430, 4^2, 437, 443, 449, 466
Yatbur, Klamite district of, i, 56
Yauna, *vide Ionia
Yelui Taahi, founder of the Kara Khitai

Dynasty, ii. 121, ua
Yemama, province of Arabia, ii. ^7
Yemen, province of, i, 4*) 3 5 ii. 2, 3, 7, 65
YcrmelofFt General j eml«w«y to Tciifran^

Ycrmuk, River, i. 533, 535 5 battle- on, it,
28-29
Ycthu, wide Huna
Yesd, city of, i. z, aa, ^o, 466 } ii. ^K,
109, 182, 19^ 314, 326
Yezdigird I. (the Wicktftl), i, 4(14, ; utti-
tutle towards  Chruitianity, 4(4- 466 $
death, 466
Ycxdigird II, ;  campaigna aguinut  Romr
and the White Hun«, i. 471 ;  <lt*ath «!',
47^ 5 479
YcKtligird III. (last Sasanian mt»narch)» i.
5315 Arab embassy to, 5^5 53^ 539,
542; death of, 544; ii. 32,44
Ye/,i<l, Caliph, ii. 40, 43 5 acc«iwion of,
49 j death of, 50; 51; campuigm in
Gurgan and Tabariatan, 54
Yczid II,, ii. 55, 114
Yexid III. ii. 57
Yczid (son of Muhallub), ii. 55
Yisaugay, father of Chengi* Khan,   ii,
146-147, 148
Yongc> Prof, C. D,, i, ^z^fuofnote
York, Mithraic temple at, i, 419
Yue-Chi (vide also Kuahan), i. 360, 468^
469 ; ii. 145
Yule, Sir Henry, I *tf fiotnotr }   li,  \t
footnote, itf footnote, 181 footnote, 183
Yueuf, crowned during abdication of Ablmi
the Great, ii» 259
Yuauf Ali, general of Shah Rukh, gwnu-
son of Nadir Shah, ii, 371
Yu&uf Shah I., Atabeg of Luristftn, H. 179
Zab, Great, River, i, 42-43, 86, 376, S»6 }
Battle of, ii* 59
Zab, teaser, River, i, 42-43, 7», 241
Zabbardiftt Khan, Afghan general, ii. 325
Zabdicene, district of Mesopotamia, I 442